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Four Steps to Becoming a Lacrosse Official

February 9, 2016    1405 Views
Four Steps to Becoming a Lacrosse OfficialLacrosse is growing at a pace that far outstrips the ability of organizations to cover game assignments. Have you considered becoming an official? Here are four steps to begin the process. Read More »

Online Education Gets New Home

February 4, 2016    884 Views
Online Education Gets New HomeMore than 5,000 people have already signed up for the new US Lacrosse e-learning platform, which launched last month. Read More »

Snowy US Lacrosse Convention Opens in Baltimore

January 22, 2016    3142 Views

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Snow began falling on Friday afternoon in Baltimore, but that didn't stop the learning at the US Lacrosse National Convention. Read More »

A Personal Lacrosse Epiphany and Public Thank You

January 22, 2016    5374 Views

Girls' Official

Reflections from a former coach with a newfound appreciation for game officials. Read More »

How It Works: Illegal Body-Checking Rule in Youth Lacrosse

December 21, 2015    4311 Views
How It Works: Illegal Body Checking in Youth LacrosseOur resident official dives into the illegal body-checking rule as it applies to youth lacrosse, and discusses the differences in application between youth and high school play. Read More »

Get on the Bus: Michigan High School Coaches Bound for LaxCon

November 18, 2015    3252 Views
Duke men's coach and LaxCon speaker John DanowskiChapter-sponsored trip to bring Michigan high school coaches to US Lacrosse Convention Read More »

How it Works: Illegal Body Checking Rule in Boys Lacrosse

October 13, 2015    6417 Views
Illegal Body Checking LacrosseWhat makes a check legal or illegal? Our resident official gives a point-by-point breakdown of the illegal body checking foul in boys lacrosse. Read More »

How it Works: Cross-Checking Foul in Boys Lacrosse

September 25, 2015    4485 Views
How it Works: Cross-Checking Foul in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the cross-checking foul as part of our series on personal fouls in boys lacrosse. Read More »

How it Works: Tripping Rule in Boys Lacrosse

September 15, 2015    4101 Views
How it Works: Tripping Rule in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the slashing rule, a common personal foul in boys youth and high school lacrosse. Read More »

How it Works: Slashing Rule in Boys Lacrosse

September 4, 2015    6557 Views
How it Works: Slashing Rule in Boys LacrosseOur resident official takes a deep dive into the intricacies of the slashing rule, one of the most common personal fouls in boys youth and high school lacrosse. Read More »